Training Calendar

Sep
26
Tue
HCV Occupancy – Baltimore, MD @ Marriott Courtyard Downtown
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day

Quadel’s two-day Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program and Occupancy training is a comprehensive course combining the use of classroom lecture, PowerPoint presentations, case studies, course book instruction, and group exercises to further participant understanding of the HCV program.

The workshop includes a brief update on key legislative changes and current HCV program rules, in-depth coverage of eligibility, limits on assistance to non-citizens, waiting list management, annual income, allowances and rent calculations, voucher issuance and leasing, portability, payment standards, and rent reasonableness.  An overview of SEMAP and HQS is also included.

Certification

Quadel offers a certification examination on the third day of training.  The examination is administered in the afternoon, following a morning review session.  It is a four-hour, open-book examination consisting of multiple choice questions and exercises.  Participants who pass the examination receive a formal certificate suitable for framing, attesting to their proficiency in housing choice voucher occupancy rules.

Sep
27
Wed
What’s New With RAD? (Second Session) @ Online
Sep 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

What’s New With RAD – Final Implementation of Revision 3?

Note: Due to popular demand, we are adding a second session of the webinar being held on 9/20.  This will be identical to that one.

Join National Leased Housing Association, Liz Bramlet Consulting, LLC and Quadel Consulting & Training on Wednesday September 20th, from 1:00 – 2:30 ET for our first in a series of free Webinars on HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program.

Our first webinar will focus on the most recent updates to the RAD Notice PIH 2012-32, (H-2017-03) REV-3 which was issued on January 12, 2017 and how these changes relate to Component 1 Public Housing Conversion Transactions.

Denise Muha, Executive Director of NLHA in Washington D.C will deliver an update on RAD issues currently pending with Congress.

Liz Bramlet, a nationally recognized expert in the field of affordable housing will provide an overview of the recent updates and requirements included in HUD’s latest revision to RAD Notice PIH-2012-32 (HA) H-2017-03, REV-3 that apply to Component 1 Public Housing Conversion transactions.

NLHA

Liz Bramlet

Oct
9
Mon
Accessibility Seminar @ Housing Authority of the City of Aurora
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Seminar Details: Mark English, President of E&A Team, will be offering in Aurora, CO a unique seminar on Accessibility. Some of the topics of discussion will be:

  • Do you know why your Reasonable Accommodation Requests keep increasing each year?
  • Do you know the Top 5 Accessibility Myths?
  • Do you know where your property’s “low hanging Accessibility fruit” is and how the DOJ, HUD, and Private Accessibility Testers are taking their job to new levels?
  • Do you know that in the last 24 months, Accessibility settlements in the United States have exceeded Three Hundred Million Dollars?

This training is designed for Executive Directors, Compliance Personnel, Property Managers, and Site Managers wanting to learn more about Section 504 & Fair Housing Accessibility.

The topics will include: an overview of the three Federal Accessibility Laws, what Accessibility means under Section 504 and the Fair Housing Act, and the differences between RD, HUD and HOME requirements, and much more.

This Seminar is a partnership between E&A Team, Inc., Quadel Consulting & Training LLC, and the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora

Date & Time: Monday, October 9th – 9:00 a.m. – noon

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Oct
10
Tue
AHM – Norfolk, VA @ Sheraton Norfolk Waterside
Oct 10 – Oct 12 all-day

Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) Course

Quadel’s two-day (three with exam) Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) occupancy training helps your property comply with all HUD  program requirements while providing a variety of techniques to ensure that tenant files satisfy RHIIP requirements. Increased monitoring of regulatory compliance by HUD makes this course essential training for front-line staff, managers, and owners of HUD-subsidized multifamily housing.

AHM provides staff with the skills required to earn a superior annual Management and Occupancy Review (MOR). All programs in the HUD Handbook 4350.3 REV-1/CHG-4 are covered, including: Section 8 multifamily housing, Section 236, Section 221(d) (3), Section 202, Section 811, Rent Supplement, RAP and the new Section 811 Project Rental Assistance Projects.

Participants receive a copy of Quadel’s nationally recognized AHM course book. All of Quadel’s course books are designed to provide “plain English” reference manuals to assist program staff perform their daily functions more efficiently after attending the AHM training course.  EIV requirements are included throughout the course book.

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Oct
12
Thu
Fundamentals of Navigating HUD’s EIV System @ Online
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Presenters:
Dixie Cristea, Quadel
Tracy Newman, Quadel
Vinnie Viola, Birch Island

Training Agenda
I. System Access and Security Compliance:

  • EIV System Purpose
  • Approval Letters
  • Access Authorization Forms
  • Rules of Behavior (ROB)
  • Security Training and Security Procedures
  • EIV & You Brochure and Tenant Selection Plan Requirements

II. Understanding EIV Reports and EIV Report Retention Requirements:

  • Existing Tenant Search
  • Failed EIV Pre-Screening Report                                                                    
  • Failed Verification Report
  • Deceased Tenant Report
  • Multiple Subsidy Report
  • New Hires Report 
  • No Income Report
  • Income Discrepancy Report

III. EIV Repayment Agreements:

  • Required Contents
  • Enforcement

IV. EIV Policies and Procedures:

  • Compliance with HUD’s Usage Requirements

V. EIV Penalties:

  • Notification to HUD Headquarters to Terminate EIV Access
  • Five Percent Decrease in Voucher Payments
  • Management and Occupancy Review (MOR) Findings
  • Curing Violations

IV. EIV Resources and Tips:

  • Where to get Assistance with EIV Questions
  • Helpful Tips for EIV Compliance

Birch Island

Oct
17
Tue
TaCCs – Washington, DC @ Quadel Consulting & Training
Oct 17 – Oct 19 all-day

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Compliance (TaCCs)

Quadel’s Low-Income Tax Credit Compliance Systems (TaCCs) course is a one and one-half day workshop that provides management with comprehensive guidance on LIHTC compliance requirements.  The course also includes the very latest IRS and HUD updates.  Through extensive exercises and case studies, the TaCCs training leads participants through all of the critical compliance steps using a system of forms and monitoring tools covering all critical compliance areas.

This course is frequently paired with Quadel’s advanced training modules, Managing Compliance in Section 8, Section 236, and Section 202 & 811 Properties with Tax Credits, Managing Compliance in LIHTC Properties with HOME and CDBG Funding, and Managing Compliance in Properties with Public Housing Funding. These modules are offered in addition to the TaCCs certification examination.

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To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

Oct
24
Tue
AHM – New York, NY @ AMA Conference Center
Oct 24 – Oct 26 all-day

Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) Course

Quadel’s two-day (three with exam) Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) occupancy training helps your property comply with all HUD  program requirements while providing a variety of techniques to ensure that tenant files satisfy RHIIP requirements. Increased monitoring of regulatory compliance by HUD makes this course essential training for front-line staff, managers, and owners of HUD-subsidized multifamily housing.

AHM provides staff with the skills required to earn a superior annual Management and Occupancy Review (MOR). All programs in the HUD Handbook 4350.3 REV-1/CHG-4 are covered, including: Section 8 multifamily housing, Section 236, Section 221(d) (3), Section 202, Section 811, Rent Supplement, RAP and the new Section 811 Project Rental Assistance Projects.

Participants receive a copy of Quadel’s nationally recognized AHM course book. All of Quadel’s course books are designed to provide “plain English” reference manuals to assist program staff perform their daily functions more efficiently after attending the AHM training course.  EIV requirements are included throughout the course book.

Click for the complete course description

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

TaCCs – Minneapolis, MN @ MN Multi Housing Association
Oct 24 – Oct 26 all-day

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Compliance

Please Note: MN Multi Family Association is hosting and handling all registration for this course.  For any site specific questions, please contact them.  Registration Form

Quadel’s Low-Income Tax Credit Compliance Systems (TaCCs) course is a two-day workshop that provides management with comprehensive guidance on LIHTC compliance requirements.  The course also includes the very latest IRS and HUD updates.  Through extensive exercises and case studies, the TaCCs training leads participants through all of the critical compliance steps using a system of forms and monitoring tools covering all critical compliance areas including:

  • 1st Year Leasing Objectives, including Minimum Set-Aside
  • Applicant Eligibility
  • Annual Income Calculations & Verifications
  • Full-time Student Rule
  • Annual Re-certification & Ongoing Compliance
  • Available Unit Rule
  • Monitoring Requirements

Participants receive a copy of Quadel’s nationally recognized TaCCs course book. All of Quadel’s course books are designed to provide “plain English” reference manuals to assist program staff perform their daily functions more efficiently after attending the TaCCs training course.

This course is frequently paired with Quadel’s advanced training modules, Managing Compliance in Section 8, Section 236, and Section 202 & 811 Properties with Tax Credits, Managing Compliance in LIHTC Properties with HOME and CDBG Funding, and Managing Compliance in Properties with Public Housing Funding. These modules are offered in addition to the TaCCs certification examination.

Click for the complete course description

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

HCV – Salinas, CA @ Housing Authority of the County of Monterey
Oct 24 – Oct 26 all-day

In partnership with the Housing Authority of the County of Monterey, Quadel is offering this training at a discounted rate from our regularly scheduled courses.  There is very limited seating available for this training.

Quadel’s two-day Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program and Occupancy training is a comprehensive course combining the use of classroom lecture, PowerPoint presentations, case studies, course book instruction, and group exercises to further participant understanding of the HCV program.

The workshop includes a brief update on key legislative changes and current HCV program rules, in-depth coverage of eligibility, limits on assistance to non-citizens, waiting list management, annual income, allowances and rent calculations, voucher issuance and leasing, portability, payment standards, and rent reasonableness.  An overview of SEMAP and HQS is also included.

Certification

Quadel offers a certification examination on the third day of training.  The examination is administered in the afternoon, following a morning review session.  It is a four-hour, open-book examination consisting of multiple choice questions and exercises.  Participants who pass the examination receive a formal certificate suitable for framing, attesting to their proficiency in housing choice voucher occupancy rules.

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Oct
26
Thu
Audit – Columbia, MD – HUD Update Only @ Sheraton Columbia Town Center
Oct 26 all-day
Note: In this city, only HUD Assisted Properties: Update & Tools is being offered.  If you wish to take the optional From the Ground Up: The ABCs of LIHTC Deals, that session is only available in New York and Chicago.This one-day training session includes recent updates and revisions as well as a detailed interpretation of HUD’s Consolidated Audit Guide, and brings together training expertise and experience in subsidized multifamily housing both in conducting program audits and identifying and resolving compliance problems.Participants completing the course receive 8 CPE credits in Auditing (Governmental).

Program Level: Update
No Prior Experience Required

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To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

Oct
30
Mon
Audit – New York, NY – Full Series @ AMA Conference Center
Oct 30 – Oct 31 all-day
Lack of specific guidance and limited information from Regulatory Agencies are the greatest challenges CPAs and Financial Managers face in completing annual audits of subsidized housing. Take advantage of this unique training opportunity specifically designed to give participants the knowledge and the tools to conduct fully compliant audits of HUD-Assisted and Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties.Participants will benefit from the expertise and experience of the program sponsors, PKF O’Connor Davies LLC and Quadel Consulting & Training LLC. These companies are leaders in their respective fields with more than 25 years of experience in training auditors. Together, they offer participants a combination of proven training abilities, expertise in technical requirements and practical experience in conducting HUD-Assisted and LIHTC audits unmatched by any other organization conducting similar training.

Accounting Series Information

This two-day series is made of two separate sessions that can be taken together or individually depending on your needs.

Day 1: HUD Assisted Properties: Update and Tools – Click for Entire Course Description

Day 2: From the Ground Up: The ABCs of Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Deals – Click for Entire Course Description

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

Nov
6
Mon
Audit – Denver, CO – HUD Update Only @ Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center
Nov 6 all-day
Note: In this city, only HUD Assisted Properties: Update & Tools is being offered.  If you wish to take the optional From the Ground Up: The ABCs of LIHTC Deals, that session is only available in New York and Chicago.This one-day training session includes recent updates and revisions as well as a detailed interpretation of HUD’s Consolidated Audit Guide, and brings together training expertise and experience in subsidized multifamily housing both in conducting program audits and identifying and resolving compliance problems.Participants completing the course receive 8 CPE credits in Auditing (Governmental).

Program Level: Update
No Prior Experience Required

Click for Entire Course Description

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

Nov
14
Tue
AHM – Minneapolis, MN @ Minnesota Multi Housing Association
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day

Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) Course

Please Note: MN Multi Family Association is hosting and handling all registration for this course.  For any site specific questions, please contact them.  Registration Form

Quadel’s two-day (three with exam) Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) occupancy training helps your property comply with all HUD  program requirements while providing a variety of techniques to ensure that tenant files satisfy RHIIP requirements. Increased monitoring of regulatory compliance by HUD makes this course essential training for front-line staff, managers, and owners of HUD-subsidized multifamily housing.

AHM provides staff with the skills required to earn a superior annual Management and Occupancy Review (MOR). All programs in the HUD Handbook 4350.3 REV-1/CHG-4 are covered, including: Section 8 multifamily housing, Section 236, Section 221(d) (3), Section 202, Section 811, Rent Supplement, RAP and the new Section 811 Project Rental Assistance Projects.

Participants receive a copy of Quadel’s nationally recognized AHM course book. All of Quadel’s course books are designed to provide “plain English” reference manuals to assist program staff perform their daily functions more efficiently after attending the AHM training course.  EIV requirements are included throughout the course book.

 

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”

AHM – Baton Rouge, LA @ Double Tree by Hilton Baton Rouge
Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day

Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) Course

Quadel’s two-day (three with exam) Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) occupancy training helps your property comply with all HUD  program requirements while providing a variety of techniques to ensure that tenant files satisfy RHIIP requirements. Increased monitoring of regulatory compliance by HUD makes this course essential training for front-line staff, managers, and owners of HUD-subsidized multifamily housing.

AHM provides staff with the skills required to earn a superior annual Management and Occupancy Review (MOR). All programs in the HUD Handbook 4350.3 REV-1/CHG-4 are covered, including: Section 8 multifamily housing, Section 236, Section 221(d) (3), Section 202, Section 811, Rent Supplement, RAP and the new Section 811 Project Rental Assistance Projects.

Participants receive a copy of Quadel’s nationally recognized AHM course book. All of Quadel’s course books are designed to provide “plain English” reference manuals to assist program staff perform their daily functions more efficiently after attending the AHM training course.  EIV requirements are included throughout the course book.

Click for the complete course description

Nov
30
Thu
Audit – Boston, MA – HUD Update Only @ Babson Conference Center
Nov 30 all-day
Note: In this city, only HUD Assisted Properties: Update & Tools is being offered.  If you wish to take the optional From the Ground Up: The ABCs of LIHTC Deals, that session is only available in New York and Chicago.This one-day training session includes recent updates and revisions as well as a detailed interpretation of HUD’s Consolidated Audit Guide, and brings together training expertise and experience in subsidized multifamily housing both in conducting program audits and identifying and resolving compliance problems.

Participants completing the course receive 8 CPE credits in Auditing (Governmental).

Program Level: Update
No Prior Experience Required

Click for Entire Course Description

To see complete information for this training, including address and map to the location, click on “Read More.”